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Council Members Melendrez and Davis win new terms

Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Riverside voters also approve Measure A.

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Hepatitis A infections linked to food sold in the Inland Empire

Friday, May 31st, 2013

News headline from the San Bernardino County Department of Public Health:
Two cases of hepatitis A have been confirmed in San Bernardino County linked with the consumption of the Townsend Farms Organic Antioxidant Blend of frozen berries sold through Costco.
Consumers are being warned not to eat the frozen berries as they may be linked to […]

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Riverside businessman M.E. “Bud” Davy dies

Sunday, May 26th, 2013

To most people he was “Bud” Davy, a Riverside businessman who loved his Cadillacs. Born in Chicago, he eventually moved to Riverside, where he lived for 34 years. If you didn’t know his name, it’s likely you encountered one of his business ventures.
He was the former owner of Car Wash Express, at the Canyon Crest […]

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Mayor Bailey: Why Riverside needs Measure A

Tuesday, May 21st, 2013

Mayor Rusty Bailey
Special to
If you are a registered voter, you probably already have your ballot which includes an initiative called Measure A.  Measure A will determine whether the City of Riverside should continue transferring a fixed percentage of water revenues to the General Fund.
I would like to provide some facts about Measure A, […]

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Monday is last day to register to vote in June 4 Riverside election

Friday, May 17th, 2013

News headline from the Riverside County Registrar of Voters:
Monday (May 20) is the deadline for voters to register and be eligible to cast a ballot in the June 4 City of Riverside municipal election. The June 4 election encompasses all of the City of Riverside and is not a countywide election.
It is an all […]

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Lytle fire burns in San Bernardino County

Monday, May 13th, 2013

What Calfire has named the Lytle fire started May 13, at 1:30 p.m.   It burned in San Bernardino County along  the I-15 at Sierra Ave, near Lytle Creek.
The fire charred 75 acres, and is 20-percent contained, as of 10:55 p.m. on Monday.
Because of smoke Southbound I-15 was closed.  The interstate reopened as of 3:30 p.m.
The […]

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Man dies after struck by van on Gramercy Place

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

News headline from the Riverside Police Department:
On Saturday, May 4, 2013, at about 10:54 p.m., police responded to the 10600 block of Gramercy Place, after an injury traffic collision involving a 1999 Ford van that struck two pedestrians.
The investigation revealed that a 36-year-old male and 28-year-old female had left a residence in the area […]

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Will California have enough power for summer?

Monday, May 6th, 2013

The 2013 Summer Assessment has been released by the California Independent System Operator.  The organization is predicting an adequate supply of electricity for most of California.
However, the shutdown of the 2,200 MW San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station continues to heighten reliability concerns in Southern California this summer.
Related news:   Source says San Onofre plant will […]

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DUI police patrols to increase in response to Cinco de Mayo

Thursday, May 2nd, 2013

News headline from the Riverside Police Department:
As party-goers celebrate Cinco de Mayo with mariachi music and authentic cuisine, many will also indulge with their favorite margarita or tequila.
Each year many will also choose to get behind the wheel after drinking.
TheRiverside County Avoid the 30 DUI Task Force is joining with agencies throughout California and […]

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Banning fire grows to over 1500 acres; strong wind

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

It’s been called the Summit Fire.  It is burning in Banning and has charred over 200 acres.
People along Indian School Lane and the top of 8th Street have been evacuated by Banning police.
An evacuation center has been opened at the Banning Community Services Center Located at 789 North San Gorgonio Avenue.
A total of 425 […]

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